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Thursday, August 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy »
According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology , nearly two out of three American adu...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
July EyeSmart - Sunglasses: Your Prescription for Eye Health »
Next time you step outside to enjoy the summer sun, don’t forget to bring a pair of sunglasses. Most people know that the...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ophthalmologists Say 90 Percent of Work-Related Eye Injuries Can be »
On-the-job safety goes well beyond avoiding slips, falls, and heavy lifting. Caring for your eyes should be a high priorit...
Thursday, January 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most Americans Unaware of One of the Leading Causes of Blindness Among Seniors »
Age-Related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1...
Friday, December 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Detection Critical to Treating Glaucoma »
Glaucoma is a major cause of vision loss worldwide. It affects more than 3 million people in the United States—nearly half...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries »
With the holiday shopping season now in full swing , the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology joins the American Academy...
Monday, October 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sixty Percent of Americans with Diabetes Skip Annual Sight-Saving Exams »
  People with diabetes are at increased risk of developing serious eye diseases, yet most do not...
Friday, September 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scary Lenses: Five Frightening Risks of Wearing Costume Contact Lenses »
Scary-looking costume contact lenses may elevate your Halloween’s fright factor, but wearing them without a prescription c...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy »
According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology , n early two out of three Americ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Four Tips to Make Sure Kids' Eyes and Vision are 'Grade A' This School Year »
With back-to-school time around the corner, parents will be scrambling to buy new school supplies and clothes. As they tic...
Monday, June 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Will Your Sunglasses Protect You From Serious Eye Disease? »
With summer in full swing, the days are longer, the sun hotter, and the threat from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays, g...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
No Fireworks Are Safe, Even "Innocent" Sparklers Can Cause Serious Eye Injuries »
Fireworks injuries cause approximately 10,000 visits to the emergency department each year. Most of those visits involve c...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women Face Higher Risk of Blindness Than Men »
Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditi...
Friday, March 9, 2018
Ophthalmologists Say 90 Percent of Work-Related Eye Injuries Can be Avoided by Wearing Eye Protectio »
Ophthalmologists Say 90 Percent of Work-Related Eye Injuries Can be Avoided by Wearing Eye Protection On-the-job saf...
Thursday, January 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA clears eyedrop for ocular redness »
FDA clears eyedrop for ocular redness Valeant Pharmaceuticals announced the approval of the first over-the-coun...
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
January EyeSmart: Early Detection Critical to Treating Glaucoma »
Early Detection Critical to Treating Glaucoma Glaucoma is a major cause of vision loss worldwide. It affects more t...
Monday, December 4, 2017
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries »
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries WAO  and the American Academy of Ophthalmology urg...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
More News to Share: November EyeSmart Extras »
  This month EyeSmart also highlights these articles for patients....
Friday, October 20, 2017
Technological advances improve safety, precision of YAG vitreolysis for floaters »
Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2017 An upgrade in YAG laser technology may be a breakthrough...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women Face Higher Risk of Blindness Than Men »
Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditi...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Know the Score: Wearing Eye Protection Prevents Players from Getting Benched Due to Injury »
Sports-related eye injuries cause an estimated 100,000 doctor visits each year . Yet, most of these injuries can be p...
Thursday, March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ophthalmologists Say 90% of Work-Related Eye Injuries Can be Avoided by Wearing Eye Protection »
On-the-job safety goes well beyond avoiding slips, falls, and heavy lifting. Caring for your eyes should be a high priorit...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most Americans Unaware of One of the Leading Causes of Blindness Among Seniors »
Age-related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 mill...
Wednesday, January 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Detection Critical to Treating Glaucoma »
Early Detection Critical to Treating Glaucoma Glaucoma is a major cause of vision loss worldwide. It affects more t...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries »
With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, the Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology joins the American Academy...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sixty Percent of Americans with Diabetes Skip Annual Sight-Saving Exams »
People with diabetes are at increased risk of developing serious eye diseases, yet most do not have sight-s...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Three Things Patients Should Know about Cataracts »
Three Things Patients Should Know About Cataracts Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts , which c...
Friday, May 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Simple Steps to Protect Your Sight »
Take Simple Steps to Protect Your Sight Approximately 37 million adults in America have age-related macular degene...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Ergonomics for the Eyes: Simple Adjustments to Help Reduce Visual Fatigue »
Long touted as good for backs and necks, proper desk ergonomics are also important for the health and comfort of the eyes....